Scores

Final

Quinnipiac 56

(14-7, 8-2 NEC)

Mount St Mary's 61

(7-14, 4-6 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 30, 2010

    Knott Arena, Emmitsburg, Maryland

    1 2 T
    QUIN 24 3256
    MSM 26 3561

    Top Performers

    Quinnipiac: J. Rutty 18 Pts, 15 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Mount St. Mary's: S. Atupem 16 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Mount St. Mary's, Md. 61, Quinnipiac 56

    Associated Press

    EMMITSBURG, Md. -- Shawn Atupem scored 16 points as Mount St. Mary's (Md.) defeated Quinnipiac 61-56 on Saturday night.

    Jean Cajou added 11 points for the Mountaineers (7-14, 4-6 Northeast Conference), who have won two straight for the first time since November.

    After a 2-2 tie in the opening moments, the Mountaineers took the lead for the rest of the game. A 7-2 run in the second half gave them their largest lead of the game at 48-37 with 7:55 remaining.

    Justin Rutty finished with 18 points and 15 rebounds for the Bobcats (14-7, 8-2), who saw an eight-game win streak snapped. Deontay Twyman added 13 points.

    The Mountaineers shot only 52 percent from the foul line (13-for-25) and was outrebounded 43-33. But they shot 44.9 percent from the field (22-for-49), compared to 32.8 percent for Quinnipiac (19-for-58).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    QUIN
    MSM
    Points 56 61
    FG Made-Attempted 19-58 (.328) 22-49 (.449)
    3P Made-Attempted 1-6 (.167) 4-11 (.364)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-24 (.708) 13-25 (.520)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 11

    2009-10 Season

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